We are the world's local bank
With our headquarters in London, HSBC is one of the largest banking and financial services organisations in the world. HSBC's international network has around 7,500 offices in 87 countries and territories across Europe, the Asia-Pacific region, North, Central and South America, the Middle East and Africa.
We have around 100 million customers worldwide
We are listed on the London, Hong Kong, New York, Paris and Bermuda stock exchanges, and shares in HSBC Holdings plc are held by around 221,000 shareholders in 127 countries and territories. We have a unique international pedigree. Many of our principal companies opened for business over 100 years ago. The founding company from which HSBC took its name, the Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation, was founded in 1865 to finance trade between China and Europe. In the UK, Midland Bank, which merged with HSBC in 1992, was founded in Birmingham in 1836.
Our diverse graduate programmes all share one thing in common: the opportunity to realise your full potential.
Voted Target Jobs UK Graduate Employer of Choice in 2010, we’re a popular graduate destination, offering early responsibility, outstanding development opportunities, and excellent rewards. Most of all though, our status as a large global organisation, combined with a wide choice of generalist and specialist programmes, means there are plenty of opportunities - giving you the chance to take your career in whatever direction you choose. Our graduate programmes are a fantastic platform to build on. After that, it’s really up to you.